Month: June 2016

Is a Destination Wedding Right for You?: Part Two

When considering a destination wedding, it is important to understand the logistics of a destination wedding are quite different than a traditional wedding. Namely, you need to be prepared to spend a lot more time coordinating travel schedules, and it will be incredibly important to have a great team of planners on your side. For instance,… Read more »

Is a Destination Wedding Right for You?: Part One

What bride-to-be doesn’t at least consider the possibility of a beautiful destination wedding? Unless you have spent your whole life dreaming of a wedding in your hometown, chances are high that you and your fiancé will at least discuss the possibility of marrying somewhere other than your current home or where you grew up. If… Read more »

Tips for Choosing the Perfect Wedding Venue: Part Two

When it comes to choosing a wedding venue, it is also important to consider how big your wedding will be. Some venues offer a variety of spaces designed to comfortably suit everything from small, intimate gatherings to large, 200+ guestlist weddings. That said, many venues are designed with a single ideal guest range in mind…. Read more »

Tips for Choosing the Perfect Wedding Venue: Part One

Much like finding the man of your dreams, selecting your perfect wedding venue is truly a matter of individual taste. After all, there is no perfect person, only the perfect person for you. And in the case of wedding venues, you may find dozens of great options, all of which you like. Determining which is… Read more »

Fun Ways to Honor the First Man In Your Life

He is the man that taught you to ride a bike, tie your shoes, and shoot a layup. He sent you to lunch with the best sandwiches in the world, and has dropped everything to come change your tire, or move your furniture on more than one occasion. He consoled you after your first heartbreak,… Read more »

Save Money with Some Smart Wedding Planning Tips: Part Two

If you’ll be incorporating borrowed vintage items into your big day, to help add sentimental value to your celebration, why not run with that theme and buy some additional items used, as well? Not only can this help save money, in many cases, but finding true vintage pieces is a great way to add character… Read more »

Save Money with Some Smart Wedding Planning Tips: Part One

While planning their weddings, most brides adhere to the tradition of wearing or carrying something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue. But that tradition doesn’t have to be relocated to a single piece of jewelry or an embroidered handkerchief. Chances are you have friends and family members that would be thrilled to let… Read more »

Wedding Traditions It’s Okay to Shirk: Part Two

Not every couple wants to host a traditional wedding. In fact, many modern fiancés want to celebrate their own unique love story by throwing some wedding traditions to the wind, in favor of choosing what makes the most sense for their tastes and timeline. From traditional timing of the toasts to bouquet and garter tosses,… Read more »

Wedding Traditions It’s Okay to Shirk: Part One

When it comes to wedding planning, some brides and grooms want to stick closely to tradition. Many couples even take cues from their own parents’ or grandparents’ weddings, when it comes to planning how the ceremony will go, or even what kind of cake they’ll serve at the reception. However, many modern couples want to… Read more »

Make Your Money Count with Smart Buys

While wedding planning, many brides are so focused on staying under budget that they might be tempted to choose whatever has the lowest sticker price. Unfortunately, in some cases this can actually backfire, costing more in the long run than their first choice would have. If you choose a wedding venue you don’t love, for… Read more »